Place:


Sparsholt  Hampshire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Sparsholt like this:

SPARSHOLT, a parish, with a village, in Winchester district, Hants; 2¾ miles WNW of Winchester r. station. It has a post-office under Winchester. Acres, 3,542. Real property, £3,301. Pop., 395. Houses, 84. The property is divided among a few. Some Roman remains have been found. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £300.* Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is good; and there is a national school.

Sparsholt through time

Sparsholt is now part of Winchester district. Click here for graphs and data of how Winchester has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Sparsholt itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Sparsholt, in Winchester and Hampshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/1728

Date accessed: 23rd June 2024


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